Google brings Assistant to iPhone in challenge to Apple's Siri

Google punctuated the theme near the end of the conference's keynote address by projecting the phrase, "Computing that works like we do". Incidentally, Google announced YouTube Go - yes, we missed the hint - out of India a year ago. "Whether you're... More..

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Grassley, Feinstein ask for Comey memos
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Grassley, Feinstein ask for Comey memos

In remarks to reporters, Ryan, R-Wis., endorsed ongoing investigations by House committees, and declined to call for a special prosecutor or select committee, as Democrats and some fellow Republicans have dema...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

What we currently know about the global cyberattack

Governments turned their attention to a possible new wave of cyber threats on Tuesday after the group that leaked United States hacking tools used to launch the global WannaCry "ransomware" attack warned it w...More..

Some of Google's new features seem … familiar
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Some of Google's new features seem … familiar

Another tool in Google Photos will prompt you to share photos you take with people you know. As well as nifty new services like Google Lens , which uses your smarpthone's camera to identify objects in the real...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft Co. (MSFT) PT Raised to $75.00

Wells Fargo & Co initiated coverage on shares of Microsoft in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. Oppenheimer reinitiated the stock with "Outperform" rating in Thursday, March 17 report. The business al...More..

Global computer virus likely to wreak more havoc
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Global computer virus likely to wreak more havoc

The ransomware used in Friday's cyber-attacks encrypts files and demands that victims pay USD300 in bitcoin for them to be decrypted, the latest in a vexing style of security breaches that, at the very least, f...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

New Amazon tablets include kids model

The Fire devices have been updated with some new and better features and an increased battery life . Both tablets include free shipping offer on eligible orders. You can even ask Alexa for the news, weather,...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Announces Android Go for Low-End Devices & Emerging Markets

Next, we have Notification Dots, which are a really cool new feature that is. a dot on top of an app icon to show that you have new notifications in that particular app. There has been a 2X reduction in Android...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) & Comcast Corporation

National Planning Corp now owns 17,051 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock valued at $110,000 after buying an additional 2,069 shares during the period. A number of institutional investors hav...More..

NHS Addresses Cyber-Attack Concerns
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

NHS Addresses Cyber-Attack Concerns

A local hospital said one of its computers was found early on Sunday to have been attacked by the WannaCry ransomware virus, one day after the government reported there had been no incidents of ransomware i...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) Dives -1.74% Pre-session

The stock plunged -38.18 percent over the past quarter, while declined -50.74 percent over the past six months. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on JCP . Ameriprise Financial Inc. now...More..

Google's Instant Apps are now generally available to all Android developers
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google's Instant Apps are now generally available to all Android developers

For now, Lens is only available via Google Assistant and Google Photos, but Google said it plans to introduce it on other platforms in the future. Amazon rolled out its Echo Show - a smart speaker with a sc...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google to rival voice assistant Siri on iPhones

Its wider range stems, in part, from its head start on Google's Home device, which just came out in November. With a simple voice command, users can adjust settings on the air purifier and the Google Assistan...More..

Bill English reveals likely North Korea cyber attacks on New Zealand
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Bill English reveals likely North Korea cyber attacks on New Zealand

Researchers believe North Korea may be behind the global cyberattack that targeted 150 countries last week, affecting more than 300,000 computers. "We don't have it done yet", she said. North Korea has denied...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Android O Announced At Google IO

Google CEO Sundar Pichai explained that there would be a gradual shift of Google's focus from being a mobile-first company to an "AI-first company". Google Lens uses image recognition software and artificial ...More..

CREDIT SUISSE: The WannaCry ransomware attack could give Microsoft's stock a boost
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

CREDIT SUISSE: The WannaCry ransomware attack could give Microsoft's stock a boost

Microsoft effectively confirmed analysts' diagnosis that the ransomware known as " WannaCry " was created to exploit NSA software that was leaked earlier this year by a group calling itself Shadow Brokers. Wh...More..

Form SRH favourites against struggling KKR
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Form SRH favourites against struggling KKR

The Shah Rukh Khan-owned side would like to find their form which saw them dominate the early stages of competition. IPL 2017 Eliminator: SRH vs KKR scorecard: Toss: KKR , who chose to bowl. With 468 ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Australia Sleeps Through 'Biggest Ransomware Attack In History'

The virus has hit at least 150 countries and claimed 200,000 victims, according to the European Union's law enforcement agency Europol. "Very few banks if any have been affected because they've learned from...More..

Microsoft issues WannaCry security patch for XP, blasts U.S. for 'stockpiling vulnerabilities'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft issues WannaCry security patch for XP, blasts U.S. for 'stockpiling vulnerabilities'

Companies including Hitachi and Nissan Motor Co. reported problems but said they said had not seriously affected their business operations. On social media students complained about not being able to access t...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Amazon's Echo Show gives Alexa a face quite literally

It's powered by Alexa so it can do anything and everything that you can do with a normal Echo speaker. The Show follows in the footsteps of the recently announced Amazon Echo Look, which combined Amazon'...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Amash says Trump could be impeached if Comey memos are true

In an address to the newest group of U.S. Coast Guard officers, Trump urged the 195 graduates in the Class of 2017 to "put your head down and fight, fight, fight" when life presents them with challenges and adv...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

The 8 coolest things we learnt from the Google I/O 2017 keynote

Google is releasing its voice-controlled assistant on a free app designed for iPhone's operating system, basically competing with Apple's assistant on her own turf. Previously, the assistant worked only on Goog...More..

NZ government has no policy against paying software ransoms
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

NZ government has no policy against paying software ransoms

Instead, victims have to wait and hope WannaCry's developers will remotely free the hostage computer over the internet. So keep your softwares updated as the the victim of ransomware are being demanded of b...More..

RBI tells banks after malware threat
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

RBI tells banks after malware threat

Avast, an global security-software firm that claims it has 400 million users worldwide, said the ransomware attacks rose rapidly Saturday to a peak of 57,000 detected intrusions. "The fact that so many comp...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Assistant is coming to the iPhone

Google, today , at its annual developer conference, I/O announced an entirely new project called " Android Go ". But until now, these assistants were restricted to their core platform with Siri for iPhones, As...More..

Google Android O Beta Now Available
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Android O Beta Now Available

The company is realizing the evolving ways in which people take and share photos, and recognizing that even with a bevy of photo-sharing social media tools like Instagram and Facebook, sometimes people just wan...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Voice and Vision Steal the Show at Google's Annual Developer Conference

Now we're getting some new kinds of VR headsets that have a pretty interesting concept: they're completely standalone. It will first be available as part of Google's voice-controlled digital assistant - which b...More..

Chinese media blame the United States of America for WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Chinese media blame the United States of America for WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack

Microsoft released a security patch for the vulnerabilities in March. Consumers are also at risk. Microsoft on Friday said it was pushing out automatic Windows updates to defend clients from WannaCry...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Android Go features lightened Google apps, OS for markets that need it

With Lens, Assistant will able to identify flowers or artwork, as well as complete image-based tasks such as connecting to wifi networks when users take a photo of the password information on a router. Google L...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Assistant now available on iOS

Photos is a very popular feature and it is very useful to many people. This feature brings the power of machine learning to bear on the chat app. Google Assistant, the center of its AI efforts, is in a fierce...More..